Louisiana vs the Dominican Republic (Statistical Comparison)

Louisiana is a state in the Deep South and South Central regions of the United States of America, whereas the Dominican Republic is a country located on the island of Hispaniola in the Greater Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean region. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Louisiana and the Dominican Republic regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Louisiana bigger than the Dominican Republic?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of the Dominican Republic is 18,792 sq mi. Louisiana is bigger than the Dominican Republic by 33,278 sq mi. Louisiana is around 2.77 times bigger than the Dominican Republic.

Area of Louisiana: 52,070 sq mi ( 135,382 km2 )

Area of Louisiana compared to the Dominican Republic

Area of the Dominican Republic:  18,792 sq mi (48,671 km2 )

Area of the Dominican Republic compared to Louisiana

Population

According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Louisiana as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 4,624,047.

Population of Louisiana compared to the Dominican Republic

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of the Dominican Republic as of 2020, was estimated to be around 10,847,904.

Population of the Dominican Republic compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and the Dominican Republic.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of the Dominican Republic is Santo Domingo.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
The Dominican Republic: Spanish

Demonym(s)

Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
The Dominican Republic: Dominican

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
The Dominican Republic: DO

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of the Dominican Republic as of 2019: 0.756

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)

The Dominican Republic Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Louisiana:
31° 4′ 8.04″ N, 91° 59′ 48.48″ W

Coordinates of the Dominican Republic:
19° 0′ 0″ N70° 40′ 0″ W

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